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Gerrit Cole took a shutout into the seventh inning of his major league debut and hit a two-run single in his first at-bat Tuesday night, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-2 victory in front of a festive crowd.
Rod Woodson at Steelers minicamp as a coaching internUpdated Jun 11 Share TweetA candidate for the Steelers’ Mt. Rushmore is working with the team at this week’s minicamp. Hall of Fame cornerback Rod Woodson has joined the Steelers this week as a coaching intern, a brief return to coaching for Woodson after spending the 2011 seaSource: profootballtalk.com
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle: ‘I’m not paying attention to the number of pitches anymore’Updated Jun 11 Share TweetCount Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle as the latest manager to thumb his nose at baseball's obsession with numbers. Hurdle told reporters on Tuesday that he's done watching pitch-count to determine when to remove his starting pitchers.This, of c…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetIf there was any concern about Ben Roethlisberger's latest surgery, the Pittsburgh Steelers starting quarterback certainly squashed it. Roethlisberger, who underwent arthroscopic surgery to repair the meniscus in his right knee six days ago, only had a …
Mike Adams’ assailant could be hiding in FloridaUpdated Jun 11 Share TweetThe man who allegedly stabbed Steelers tackle Mike Adams is on the lam. Or on the loose. Or whatever police say. For now, they’re specifically saying, “Where in the hell is Jerrell Romero Whitlock?” The 26-year-old is wanted in connection with the rSource: profootballtalk.com
Florida deputies search for suspect in Steelers stabbingUpdated Jun 11 Share TweetSheriff's deputies in Columbia County, Fla., are looking for Jerrell Whitlock, a suspect in the stabbing of Steelers lineman Mike Adams.Source: post-gazette.com
Steelers will open training camp July 26Updated Jun 11 Share TweetThe first practice open to fans will be held at St. Vincent College on July 27, the team announced this morning.Source: post-gazette.comShare TweetCINCINNATI -- The mandatory minicamps for the Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers all begin Tuesday. I'm here in Southern Ohio to get my first look at the 2013 Bengals. Media availability is later in the morning, and practice is…Source: ESPN.com
SweetSpot TV: Powering The PiratesJun 11David Schoenfield and Tristan Cockcroft take a look at Gerrit Cole, who is projected to make his MLB debut with the Pirates.
Cole Wins MLB DebutJun 11Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Gerrit Cole struck out two and knocked in two runs in his MLB debut.
Daily Dime: Spurs dominate Game 3Jun 11The Night of the Unsung Spurs were set up by one of the most coveted players of the last 20 years, Tim Duncan
Tarvaris Jackson could sign with Seattle Seahawks in next day or two, acco…Jun 11Quarterback Tarvaris Jackson, placed on waivers by the Buffalo Bills on Monday, is heading to Seattle in the next day or two to possibly sign a contract with the team, two sources say.
Don Banks: Multiple cities, same year: Is this the future of the draft?Jun 11The recent two-week shift of the 2014 NFL Draft that was necessitated by a scheduling conflict at New York's Radio City Music Hall could wind up being just the beginning of the changes coming to one of the league's glamor events in ensuing years.
Peter King: Two things make Patriots the perfect landing spot for Tebow; m…Jun 11I always figured, once the inevitability of the demise of Tim Tebow with the Jets played out, there were three teams that made sense for him: New England, New Orleans and Green Bay. And New England, which announced his signing today, was the most sensib…